a member of a people of Tierra del Fuego.
a female given name.
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How to use Ona in a sentence
She would remain a fugitive for nearly half a century, and George and Martha Washington would pursue Ona Judge until their last days on Earth.Beyond the Founding Fathers: 12 Unsung Figures Who Helped Build America | Olivia B. Waxman | July 1, 2022 | Time
Ona Judge made the decision to escape, upon hearing that she would be given away as a wedding gift to Martha Washington’s granddaughter, who was known for having a volatile temper.Beyond the Founding Fathers: 12 Unsung Figures Who Helped Build America | Olivia B. Waxman | July 1, 2022 | Time
We absolutely should talk about George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, but we should also talk about Ona Judge, Sally Hemings, and others they enslaved.Critical race theory hysteria overshadows the importance of teaching kids about racism | Jania Hoover | July 9, 2021 | Vox
No, not if you say that you think Cousin Ona will not be likely to connect it with my appearance here.
Cousin Ona spoke to Mr. Sylvester this morning in a way that made my very heart stand still.
My informant was Sarah, the somewhat gossiping woman whom Ona has about her as seamstress and maid.
"It is getting time for me to dress," murmured Ona, sinking back on her pillow and speaking in her most languid tone of voice.
Any one who speaks from the heart, acquires a certain eloquence, and Ona for once was speaking from her heart.